What MR2 Owners Complain About

Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.

MR2 Generations

The MR2 has 2 generations, each with their own issues. Using the same PainRank™ system we've determined that you're better off avoiding the 3rd generation (2000–2005).

  1. 3rd Generation MR2

    Years
    2000–2005
    Reliability
    14th of 81
    PainRank
    0.69
    Complaints
    4
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  2. 2nd Generation MR2

    Years
    1991–1999
    Reliability
    2nd of 81
    PainRank
    0.03
    Complaints
    1
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MR2 Key Numbers

  1. 5 complaints

    Running tally of owner grievances filed to CarComplaints.com.

  2. 64 service bulletins

    Documenting the process of troubleshooting common problems.

  3. 1 recall campaign

    Time-sensitive, free repairs for widespread safety problems.